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  1. Pirates get the right call, but at what cost?

    David Schoenfield

    Here's what I'm thinking after the end of the Giants-Pirates game that ended with Starling Marte called out at home plate and then called safe, giving the Pirates the not-so-dramatic walk-off reversal: Isn't this exactly how we don't want games to en...

    Blog | May 07, 2014
  2. Red Sox whine, but Price shines

    David Schoenfield

    1. OK, the call was wrong. Daniel Nava was safe, sliding under Jose Molina's tag. Jerry Meals missed the call. Rays 2, Red Sox 1. 2. It probably wasn't one of the 100 worst calls of the season -- certainly not in the league of Angel Hernandez not ...

    Blog | July 29, 2013
  3. Prospect mania! Is it out of control?

    David Schoenfield

    Rany Jazayerli has a column on Grantland subtitled "Once upon a time, teams got great value by trading for minor league studs. Not anymore." Rany's point is that front offices are smarter than a generation ago, making it difficult to pilfer players l...

    Blog | December 21, 2011
  4. The real national pastime: Bashing baseball

    David Schoenfield

    It was snowing Wednesday night in Minneapolis. It was snowing, and we're supposed to lament that Target Field was only half-filled with hardy Minnesotans? We're supposed to lament that Mariners fans are setting record-low attendance numbers for Sa...

    Blog | April 29, 2011
  5. MLB on par with NFL when it comes to competitive balance

    David Schoenfield

    The widespread theory that the NFL has better competitive balance than baseball is totally inaccurate.

    Story | Conversation | February 01, 2010
  6. A radical idea on realignment in baseball

    David Schoenfield

    A way to increase fairness and provide more hope for more teams would be to institute a plan for realignment that would offer constant change.

    Story | Conversation | February 01, 2010
  7. Baseball's problem isn't balance

    David Schoenfield

    David Schoenfield throws a high hard one at those who think MLB lacks competitive balance compared to other sports. This baseball season is wide open.

    Story | Conversation | March 29, 2006
  8. The trouble with tiebreakers

    David Schoenfield

    Page 2's David Schoenfield wonders what the logic is behind Major League Baseball's postseason tiebreakers.

    Story | Conversation | September 24, 2003